Brothers, Officers Involved in Deadly Wadena County Shootout Identified

Minnesota investigators say an exchange of gunfire between a police officer and two brothers who were shot and killed on a road near Sebeka began when one of the suspects...

Bemidji Middle and High Schoolers to Return to Full In-Person Learning on March 25

For the first time this school year, Bemidji Middle and High School students will be returning to a full in-person learning model on March 25 after students and faculty...

BSU, NTC Students and Faculty Offered Free COVID-19 Testing

Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College students and faculty had the opportunity to receive free COVID-19 testing just days before spring break. Testing...

Jourdain Sworn in as Bemidji At-Large Councilor

Daniel Jourdain has been sworn in to the Bemidji City Council. He will serve in the councilor at-large position, which represents each of Bemidji’s five wards....

DNR Releases Preliminary Results from White-Tailed Deer Pesticide Study

800 deer spleens were collected, and the preliminary data showed 61% of samples indicated exposure to neonicotinoids, a popular pesticide used for insect control,...

Northwoods Adventure: DNR Discusses Permanent Fish House Removal for Season

Folks in Brainerd had to pack up their permanent fish houses by the March 1st deadline. But residents in the northern part of the state can leave theirs out for another...

MnDOT Announces Winners of “Name a Snowplow” Contest

The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) has announced today the winners of its first Name a Snowplow Contest. There will be one snowplow named in each of...

Bemidji Airport Receives Over $1 Million Through Federal Grant

The Bemidji Regional Airport recently received $1,010,492 in federal grant money to help with the airport’s loss in revenue. According to a release, four airports...

Under 500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported on Tuesday

The state reported 443 new COVID-19 cases along with four new deaths, none of which were in the Lakeland viewing area. The cases came from 10,915 tests for a case...